How to set up a Discount (v8.0)
Posted by on 18 August 2011 09:23 AM
Within the Cart32 administration there are many ways to set up special discount codes.
To get started on that, you simply need to go to Shopping Cart category > Discounts subcategory. Once there, click “Add Discount Item” and then click “Edit” on the blank discount you created. Here you are presented with multiple fields that you will need to fill out:
Now is where the fun stuff begins. Depending on what kind of a discount you want, you will have to set up the conditions accordingly:
Say if you wanted to have a discount code that allows you to get 30% off of a purchase:
You can also set up free shipping based on the amount purchased. For example: “Free Standard Shipping on Orders over $75!”:
An example where you would need to set up two conditions would be if you wanted to use a discount code to take 20% percentage off of specific items:
Then you will fill out the part number list based on the part numbers passed to the cart upon “Add to Cart”
There are many other discounts you can create in the cart, play around with it and see what you can come up with. However, once you create a discount it’s always smart to test it out to make sure it works. So add the items, set it up so that a discount should work, and then use a test credit card to see if it works.
If the discount box does not appear for the discount code, then you will need to go into your administration:
If the discount amount does not appear on your totals table, then you will need to go to do the following: